This past week has been a bit tuff around here. As I wrote in my last post I found out that I do have gestational diabetes and I have just been mentally and physically exhausted, to be honest. This lack of energetic surplus has made me feel like I've been a pretty shitty parent. I … Continue reading Dealing With the Big Bad Mommy Guilt
Wow! We did it! We moved to Brisbane - and we have no regrets. We do have a lot of work to do in terms of painting our entire(!) new home, unpacking, getting organized, finding a new preschool (which apparently is called kindy up here?!), new GP (doctor), new midwife, new gymnastics school, new swim … Continue reading So, now we live in Kangaroo Point
The wait is over. We can finally reveal that we have a good looking baby on it's way. Those were the exact words of the sonographer today, as I finally had the 20-week ultrasound done. At 21 weeks, because I have a goldfish's memory when it comes to booking doctor's appointments and stuff. Anyway, the … Continue reading It’s a GIRL…or is it a BOY?
Today our littlest human turns two. Two years! Honestly, where has that time gone? Two years ago today we went to the hospital early in the morning. The little rascal did not want to come out on her own, so when I was 9 days overdue the clever doctors decided to force her out by … Continue reading HAPPY BIRTHDAY, BILLIE BOO
We have kept a little (huge) secret for a while, but now it's finally official. As we announced on Facebook and Instagram the other day we cannot wait to welcome our third baby in May 2018. I say May, it could be June. The due date is set to the 29. May, but Billie was … Continue reading Yay! BABY #3 IS ON IT’S WAY
Last Thursday we went to see the midwife. She had a good feel inside me - sorry about the details - and her face lit up as if she had found gold in there. "Wow, no wonder you have quick labours. You are pretty much ready to give birth...(something about how soft it all was … Continue reading A bit about reaching the due date and a tribute to a family member
A lot of things can be said about me, but for anyone to call me organized or say that I am always working very methodically and is dependent on my (non-existing) calendar, would be as wrong as claiming that it's okay to buy fake, cheap, rip-off Lego. You just don't do that! I'm probably more a "lets … Continue reading Who would have thought